Effective citizens are sophisticated consumers of information. They ask hard questions about the issues facing their community, state, and nation. All of these behaviors are learned, not innate.
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Democracy Prep Public Schools' fourth-grade citizen scholars don’t care who you vote for, so long as you “vote for somebody.” In a YouTube video...
A study by the Center for Information and Research on Civil Learning & Engagement at Tufts University has found that most states do not emphasize civi...
American ideas are important, an essential element for charting our future. Unfortunately, we may be losing our ability to discern quality debate.
Where are the lessons of responsible citizenship? Where is the citizens' manual? Civic responsibility is not innate. It must be learned, and so it must be taught.
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